Definitions for "Aureobasidium"
Is a known Type I and Type III allergen that can sometimes cause infections in the human skin, nails, and eyes.
A Common saprobe frequently isolated from soil, plant surfaces, seeds, grains, fruits and other food, human skin and nails. Common indoors in humid areas such as bathrooms, kitchens, poorly maintained HVAC systems and window frames. Allergies to Aureobasidium are common, but infections are rarely reported.
common outdoor, soil-dwelling fungus. When found indoors, itÂ's a marker for moisture accumulation. When a patient talks about “black mold” growing on shower curtains, tile grout, windowsills and fabrics, expect to find Aureo and Cladosporium